Webcast: Covid-19 and the Future of the Academic Library

01 June 2020

EDIT: This webcast has now taken place, but is available on catch-up at the link below. SPOILER: it was excellent!

Improve digital monographs – report

27 May 2020

Readers demand 'digital options with stellar content' along with enhanced usability

Springer Nature enticed by DORA aura

20 May 2020

Springer Nature has formally signed up to the principles outlined in the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment, commonly known as DORA

CISPC 2020 – call for speakers

14 May 2020

Our 2020 conference will build on the success of last year’s event by providing librarians and information professionals with deeper knowledge and understanding of communication strategies for open research

Research Square partners with Dimensions on preprint citation data

11 May 2020

Digital Science and Research Square have announced a partnership that will see Dimensions badges display on all Research Square preprints

Jisc and Lyrasis team up on US repository data

05 May 2020

Jisc, a not-for-profit supplier of technology for research and education in the UK, and Lyrasis, a global non-profit membership association, are joining forces to introduce Institutional Repository Usage Statistics in the United States

Frontiers and Clarivate partner on peer review service

29 April 2020

Frontiers is partnering Clarivate on a new Reviewer Recognition Service, in an effort to to give peer reviewers greater recognition for their work

ConTech launches webcasts and online forum

28 April 2020

ConTech has launched a series of webcasts, alongside its decision to hold its Forum event online in June

Publishers team up to make peer review more efficient

27 April 2020

Scholarly publishers are working together to maximise the efficiency of peer review, ensuring that key work related to Covid-19 is reviewed and published as quickly and openly as possible

Initiative to open up Covid-19 research further

24 April 2020

Several leading publishers, along with Digital Science's ReadCube, are part of an initiative to facilitate access to literature relevant to Covid-19 research

Journal Citation Reports to feature open access data

23 April 2020

Clarivate Analytics has announced the addition of open access data to Journal Citation Reports profile pages to increase transparency around open access models in scholarly publishing

Elsevier and ExactCure review 20 drugs for Covid-19 therapies

17 April 2020

Elsevier and ExactCure have announced a collaboration aimed at developing personalised model simulations to improve the dosing of Covid-19 related therapies